Premier John Horgan announces great news for Richmond

This morning, Premier John Horgan announced great news for Richmond. The scope of the Yurkovich Family Pavilion (the new Acute Care Tower) has been expanded to include a significantly larger Emergency Department, a brand new Medical Imaging Centre, Critical Care Unit (ICU & High Acuity Unit), and Pharmacy.  This is in addition to the already announced expanded Operating and Procedure Rooms and 219 inpatient beds (an incremental 111 beds).

The Premier said that construction will begin in 2024 following the design and procurement phases.

Read the full announcement in the attached press release.

If you missed this morning’s announcement, you can still see it on Youtube or Facebook.

With our sincere gratitude for your Joyful Giving and commitment to this incredible project,

Natalie Meixner,
President and CEO,
Richmond Hospital Foundation

Download The Full Press Release

Richmond Hospital Foundation

For over 30 years, Richmond Hospital Foundation has raised over $100 million to help fund vital medical equipment, improvements in patient care services and upgraded facilities. Our goal is to inspire joyful giving within our community to build a better and healthier future for Richmond.


Candace Hernandez
Vice President
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